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Clean Air Act Digest, 11.1.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 11.1.13

November 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

  UPDATES Congress: On October 28, Representative Ed Whitfield (R-KY) released a discussion draft of legislation that would repeal the current Clean Air Act authority to set standards for America’s biggest carbon polluters. The proposed bill would repeal all current and pending EPA proposals for power plant carbon pollution standards, bar almost all standards for […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 10.23.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 10.23.13

October 23, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

  UPDATES Congress: On October 16, just before the government would no longer have enough funds to pay its bills, lawmakers passed a deal which put federal workers back to work after 16 days of furlough, prevented a potential default on US debt, and avoided conceding to any major policy changes. While the current crisis […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 10.11.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 10.11.13

October 11, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

  UPDATES Today is day 11 of the government shutdown following House Republicans’ refusal to vote on a “clean” Continuing Resolution to fund the government. The federal government is still predicted to run out of funds to pay its debts on October 17. The House Republican leadership has indicated a willingness to temporarily suspend enforcement […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 4.20.12

Clean Air Act Digest, 4.20.12

April 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

UPDATES Congress: On Tuesday, April 17, the Energy subcommittee of the House Energy & Commerce Committee voted 15 to 8 on party lines to pass a draft bill called the Gasoline Regulations Act, described by the committee as a legislative response to high gasoline prices. In fact, the Gasoline Regulations Act is yet another assault […]

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Evaluating Ingenuitive Pathways to a Sustainable Future and Other Hot Pubs

Evaluating Ingenuitive Pathways to a Sustainable Future and Other Hot Pubs

August 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Member Reports Truck Fuel Economy Standards: On August 18, 2011, the National Wildlife Federation released a report: “Trucks That Work: How New Fuel Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Standards Will Deliver Better, Cleaner, Cheaper-to-Operate Trucks —– and Why it Matters for Truck Owners, Wildlife and the U.S. Economy.” The report focuses on the first ever standards […]

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